Mungana Mine – 2016

Mungana Mine – 2016

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Mungana Mine – 2016

Location
16 km west of Chillagoe in far north Queensland
Client
Auctus Minerals
Commodity
Zinc, copper, silver, gold and lead

SCOPE

  • Supply labour, plant and material to re-start underground operations including underground development, and production;
  • The mine will access the orebody via the existing decline using typical jumbo development and recover ore using a combination of sub level caving for base metals and longhole open stoping methods for the gold orebody; and
  • Mining of the level access (5.5mW x 5.8mH) and ore drives (4.5mW x 4.5mH) using twin boom jumbos.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Schedule of rates with fixed equipment

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project term: 31 months; and
  • Employees: 72 at peak.

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES (to date)

  • Four month early works program successfully completed with ore zone accessed and decline rehabilitated.

KEY MILESTONES (to date)

• Project commenced: September, 2016

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 2 x Jumbo – Sandvik DD420-60C;
  • 1 x Production Drill – Sandvik DL431-7C;
  • 2 x Loader – Cat R2900G;
  • 2 x Trucks – Cat AD60;
  • 1 x Chargeup – Normet 1614B;
  • 2 x Integrated tool carriers – Volvo L120;
  • 1 x Shotcrete sprayer – Jacon Spraymec;
  • 1 x Grader – CAT 12G; and
  • 1 x Service Truck – Ultimec LF600.